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Archive for September, 2013

I’m not sure what it is about seeing wrecks and fires of expensive sports cars. Maybe there’s joy in knowing that bad things happen to the ultra-rich just like the rest of us. Here is a photoset of a Lamborghini Murcielago that is reduced to a smoldering scrapheap before the firefighters arrived.

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Josh caught a 2-point conversion and made a huge turnover on a fumble recovery. Click title to view the photos of Josh.

Kids' sports

“Nothing in the world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not; nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not; the world is full of educated derelicts. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent. The slogan “press on” has solved and always will solve the problems of the human race.”

Calvin Coolidge

quotes

“In these sentiments, Sir, I agree to this Constitution with all its faults, if they are such; because I think a general Government necessary for us, and there is no form of Government but what may be a blessing to the people if well administered, and believe farther that this is likely to be well administered for a course of years, and can only end in Despotism, as other forms   Read More ...

quotes

My dad — a wonderful, wonderful man, full of faith, wisdom and joy — has one flaw: He’s a bit messy. And by “a bit”, I mean trending toward an episode of Hoarders. But you can’t blame him. He escaped from a communist-controlled country where it was illegal to have a Bible, lots of books, and even reams of blank paper. Who knows what kind of propaganda you could put   Read More ...

GTD and Lifehacks

“Being honest is what counts. Trying to make the ordinary extraordinary is so much better than starting with the extraordinary, because it doesn’t really connect.”

Ricky Gervais

writing

Recently a routine police patrol parked outside a bar in Rhinelander, WI . After last call, the officer noticed a man leaving the bar apparently so intoxicated that he could barely walk. The man stumbled around the parking lot for a few minutes, with the officer quietly observing. After what seemed an eternity in which he tried his keys on five different vehicles, the man managed to find his car   Read More ...

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The patriots won 28-0. Josh had some great blocks, a 2-point conversion and an interception! See his photos. Here’s the full set.

Kids' sports

As a kid, pilule I used to build movie sets from LEGO, cialis and in high school I would doodle arena stages in the corners of my history notebooks. So this LEGO concert rig is full of awesome.

Spectacularity

Click the title to be taken to a flickr set from Ryan’s fall water polo club. Game was 14 Sep 2013.

Kids' sports